Durham Bulls Tickets
Baseball is one of the most famous and most played sports in America. Durham Bulls
is a professional baseball franchise which came into existence more than a century back in 1902. It emerged as Durham Tobacconists
and was owned by W.G. Bramham
who later became the National Association of Professional Baseball League’s president. Almost a decade after its inception, the team was re-named as Durham Bulls
, being a part of the North Carolina Stage League.
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The minor league baseball team Durham Bulls is the Triple-A affiliate of the major league club Tempa Bay Rays. Based in North Carolina, Durham, the team plays in the International League’s Southern Division since 1998. It plays the home games at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park since 1995, commonly known as the DBAP and located in the downtown, Durham. Durham Bulls became very well-known internationally during the nineties. In 1988 a movie was released named as ‘Bull Dunham’ starring Kevin Costner, Tom Robbins and Susan Sarandon, which was a comedy film and it gave this team massive popularity. A few years later, this team was featured in another movie as well, named as The Rookie.
Commonly known as The Bulls, this talented team has been consistently going up and improving the progress. It has had major league affiliations with some of the top ranked baseball teams including the Atlanta Braves, New York Yankees, New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, Boston Red Sox, Philadelphia Phillies, Detroit Tigers and Brooklyn Dodgers. The Durham Bulls have earned many minor league titles since its inception. It has won twelve League titles and a Class title in 2009. The last three decades have been amazing for the team as it has won thirteen division titles from the year 1980 till 2010. It has been taking away this title for the last four years consecutively. It won 84th game of the season in 2010, making a record.
Durham Bulls is currently owned and operated by Capitol Broadcasting Company. Capitol Broadcasting Company is a Radio and TV broadcasting company having its base in North Carolina. Jim Goodmon is the General Manager and Charlie Montoyo is the manager of this baseball team. After the team went to the Triple-A status, it created a program named as ‘Explorer Post 50’. It is basically targeted at the youth, the late teens who are done with their school and it teaches them the graphics, live broadcasting, camera work and other related stuff. It also provides scholarships to the students.
Durham Bulls is a dominating team which has been there since a century but now it is at its peak. Providing the quality baseball sport for the baseball fans all over the world, it has become very popular now. Fans await the next season to be played by the amazing baseball team of Durham Bulls. The expected champions of the upcoming baseball tournament, The Bulls invite all their fans to support them at the ground. Do not wait and get your Durham Bulls Tickets to watch the thrilling game live!
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